Water: $32.00 per month plus an additional $2.00 per 1,000 gallons of water.

Sewer: $16.50 per month flat rate for residential customers.

Trash: $13.13 per month for residential customer.  Trash is picked up weekly.

Community Center

The Oconto Community Center was constructed in March 2003 following the destruction of the old community center by a tornado on Halloween of 2000.  The building was constructed using funds from the USDA, State of Nebraska Department of Economic Development, Custer County Foundation and local donations.  The building features an auditorium, kitchen, Senior Center and Public Library.  The building is available for public use by contacting the village clerk at or 308-870-3549.

Fire Department

The Oconto Rural Fire Protection District serves a large portion of rural Custer County with fire and emergency medical services.  

PO Box 128

Oconto, NE 68860

Tel: 308-870-3549

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